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Jobs & Internships

Staff Openings

Join Elijah Rising as we work to end sex trafficking and bring healing and restoration. We have various opportunities from paid staff positions to high capacity volunteer positions.

Weekend Resident Advisor

The role of Resident Advisor serves as a mentor in the lives of the women in the Elijah Rising Restoration Program. The primary objectives of this role are to support program functions as an integral member of the Restoration Team and to partner with residents on their journey of healing from trauma and commercial sexual exploitation. This is a live-in position that entails assisting with household tasks, facilitating smooth transitions while forming healthy relationships with residents, and leading Bible study on a daily basis. Resident Advisors play a key role in each resident’s life as a consistent, stable presence; therefore, excellent communication, maturity, emotional intelligence, administrative proficiency, and time management skills are key.

Live-in Resident Advisor

The role of Resident Advisor serves as a mentor in the lives of the women in the Elijah Rising Restoration Program. The primary objectives of this role are to support program functions as an integral member of the Restoration Team and to partner with residents on their journey of healing from trauma and commercial sexual exploitation. This is a live-in position that entails assisting with household tasks, facilitating smooth transitions while forming healthy relationships with residents, and leading Bible study on a daily basis. Resident Advisors play a key role in each resident’s life as a consistent, stable presence; therefore, excellent communication, maturity, emotional intelligence, administrative proficiency, and time management skills are key.

Residential Life Manager

The residential life coordinator is responsible for coordinating, monitoring, and facilitating services for the residents in the Elijah Rising Restorative Care Program. Duties include assisting with household tasks, meal preparation, medication administration, transportation, forming relationships with residents, leading Bible study, documenting resident groups, activities, and appointments on a daily basis. The residential life coordinator plays a key role in the residents’ lives as they are a constant, stable presence and therefore must be a role model and a good listener. Good communication skills are key.

Case Manager

The case manager is responsible for coordinating, monitoring, and facilitating services for the residents in the Elijah Rising Restorative Care Program. Duties include case management, transportation, forming relationships with residents, and documenting resident groups, activities, and appointments on a daily basis. This role includes meeting with residents weekly to set goals for ongoing development and program progress, following up and providing tools and assistance toward those goals, and ensuring forward movement in the residential care plans.  This can include aid with medical needs, public assistance, educational goals, completion of program work, personal improvement goals, and more.  The residential life coordinator plays a key role in the residents’ lives as they are a constant, stable presence and therefore must be a role model and a good listener. Good communication skills are key.

Video Content Creator Internship

The Video Content Creator Intern is responsible for assisting Elijah Rising’s Communications Department with filming, editing, and publishing video content. (June – Aug 2021)

Objectives

  • Assist with filming the bi-weekly podcast episodes by monitoring video and audio recording as well as other video projects as needed
  • Organizing footage, video, and audio files
  • Editing, gathering content, and exporting episodes in Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Publishing videos/audio to YouTube and podcast platform
  • Editing cover photo for YouTube
  • Exporting 30-60s clip of each episode for marketing purposes

Qualifications

  • Understanding of design/typography a plus
  • Ability to work sensitively with diverse populations
  • Completed or working towards a college degree, preferably in a related field
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Must be willing to become proficient in Adobe Creative Suite Software
  • Experience in video/audio editing is a plus
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Ability to ensure confidentiality
  • Ability to travel to different locations for meetings, appointments, etc.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Development Internship

The Development Intern is responsible for assisting Elijah Rising’s Development Department with research, donor relations, and grant writing. (June – Aug 2021)

Objectives 

  • Discover grant opportunities for Elijah Rising
  • Draft letters of intent and respond to requests for proposals 
  • Edit grant applications using relevant information obtained from research
  • Research statistics on sex trafficking for Elijah Rising events and awareness presentations
  • Research information on sex trafficking to support grant applications, communications, and marketing
  • Work in a public relations aspect, communicating with and scheduling potential podcast guests and experts in the field to gain additional information on the subject of sex trafficking
  • Support the work of donor relations and communications 
  • Perform related tasks such as: logging donor information in customer relations management database, creating “one-pager” guides for internal systems, 
  • Generally support the development and communications departments of Elijah Rising 

Qualifications

  • Ability to work sensitively with diverse populations
  • Completed or working towards a college degree, preferably in a related field
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Ability to ensure confidentiality
  • Ability to travel to different locations for meetings, appointments, etc.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficiency in all Google Drive applications and Microsoft Word 
  • Experience with Salesforce and Asana is preferred 

Volunteer


Elijah Rising has many volunteer opportunities available to view online. Visit our Volunteer Hub online, create an account, and sign up to volunteer at an event.

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